Lei XU 许 磊
b. 1999

Lei XU was born in Tianjin, China. 
As an artist based in London, Lei focuses on exploring the nature of technology and the ways in which it affects reality and human existence. Besides, he is also interested in a wide range of freedom-related topics. He works with found images, technical images, and digital images. With a BA in cinema, he likes to output his work in both motion-picture and still formats. Through his artworks, Lei wants to explore and expose a new type of dialogue that makes humans return to focus on themselves and reawaken from this alienated world.

Email: 3s1y1w@gmail.com     INS: 3s1y1w


EDUCATION


· RCA MA Photography 2022.9-2023.8

· HKBU BA Cinema and Television (1st Class Honor) 2018.8-2022.7

WORK EXPERIENCE


· TEDxUIC Department Officer/Staff (2018-2021, Zhihai, China)

· Panda Protection Programme, Volunteer Keeper (2019.1, Sichuan, China)

· New Media Editing and Knowledge Database Management Intern (2021.6-2021.8, Shenzhen, China)

AWARDS & LISTED


· National Advertising Art Design Competition for College Students
Video Creative Advertising - the Second Prize in Guangdong Province (2020, China)

· Hong Kong Contemporary Design Awards Bronze Award (2022, China)

· CADA Japan Concept Art Design Award, 3rd Prize (2022, China)

· United International College Scholarship in the 2019-2020 Academic Year - First Class Award on the basis of excellent academic performance

· United International College Scholarship in the 2020-2021 Academic Year - First Class Award on the basis of excellent academic performance

· United International College Scholarship in the 2021-2022 Academic Year - First Class Award on the basis of excellent academic performance


EVENT EXPERIENCE


· The 9th 24 Frames & Creative Media Festival Graduation Party Event -Studio Lighting Designer, Gaffer, Event Assistant (2022, Zhuhai, China)